Cancer Nursing; Deatrick JA, Knafl KA et. al.
Jun 22nd, 2022 - Family management (FM) challenges of maternal caregivers of young adult survivors of childhood brain tumors are well documented, but there are no evidence-based caregiver interventions to improve FM. The aims of this study were to (1) generate the knowledge necessary for developing a caregiver intervention (stage 0) and (2) modify an existing, efficacious intervention by engaging stakeholders (...
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Banas B, Kolodziejczyk P et. al.
Apr 24th, 2022 - Liver resections have become the first-line treatment for primary malignant tumors and, therefore, are considered a core aspect of surgical training. This study aims to evaluate the learning curve for the safety of open hemihepatectomy procedures for patients suffering from hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) or intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma (ICC). This single tertiary center retrospective analysi...
BMJ Open; Miller JS, Mulogo EM et. al.
Apr 24th, 2022 - Integrated community case management (iCCM) of childhood illness in Uganda involves protocol-based care of malaria, pneumonia and diarrhoea for children under 5 years old. This study assessed volunteer village health workers' (VHW) ability to provide correct iCCM care according to the national protocol and change in their performance over time since initial training. VHWs affiliated with the Ug...
PloS One; Gasparello J, Papi C et. al.
Apr 7th, 2022 - The pandemic caused by the SARS-CoV-2 virus (COVID-19) is still a major health issue. The COVID-19 pandemic has forced the university teaching to consider in high priority the switch from in-presence teaching to remote teaching, including laboratory teaching. While excellent virtual-laboratory teaching has been proposed and turned out to be very useful, the need of a real-laboratory in-presence...
The American Journal of Occupational Therapy : Official P... Trewin A, Mailloux Z et. al.
Apr 6th, 2022 - Children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) often experience feeding challenges related to difficulties with sensory integration. To evaluate the content, acceptability, and usefulness of MealSense©, an online parent education program for children with ASD who have feeding challenges related to poor sensory integration. A descriptive study in which experts reviewed and rated MealSense content ...
BMC Medical Education; Do TP, Dømgaard M et. al.
Apr 3rd, 2022 - A major barrier to adequate headache care is the relative lack of formal education and training of healthcare professionals. Concerted efforts should be made to pinpoint major gaps in knowledge in healthcare professionals to facilitate better educational policies in headache training. The aim of this study was to identify deficiencies and barriers in headache training among residents in neurolo...
Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing; Kalariya N
Mar 19th, 2022 - Which career path will enable me to see the impact of my work in real time in improving a patient's life? I wondered this until I earned my first nursing degree, followed by a nurse practitioner degree. Soon after, two highly competitive opportunities, a year-long advanced practice RN fellowship and a month-long National Institute of Nursing Research Summer Genetics Institute at the National In...
Journal of Pediatric Surgery; Choi C, Wells J et. al.
Feb 27th, 2022 - Acquiring the technical skills required for thoracoscopic repair of esophageal atresia with tracheo-esophageal fistula (EA/TEF) is challenging. A high-fidelity 3D-printed pediatric thoracoscopic EA/TEF simulator has been developed to address this issue. This study explored motion-tracking as an assessment tool to distinguish between surgeons of different expertise using the simulator. Participa...
Pediatrics Fenning RM, Butter EM et. al.
Feb 26th, 2022 - Children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) have difficulty participating in dental care and experience significant unmet dental needs. We examined the efficacy of parent training (PT) for improving oral hygiene and oral health in underserved children with ASD. Families of Medicaid-eligible children with ASD (ages 3-13 years, 85% boys, 62% with intellectual disability) reporting difficulty wit...
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Pinazo MJ, Rojas-Cortez M et. al.
Feb 18th, 2022 - Most people with chronic Chagas disease do not receive specific care and therefore are undiagnosed and do not receive accurate treatment. This manuscript discusses and evaluates a collaborative strategy to improve access to healthcare for patients with Chagas in Bolivia, a country with the highest prevalence of Chagas in the world. With the aim of reinforcing the Chagas National Programme, the ...
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Journal of Digital Imaging; Staziaki PV, Santinha JAA et. al.
Feb 16th, 2022 - The purpose of this manuscript is to report our experience in the 2021 SIIM Virtual Hackathon, where we developed a proof-of-concept of a radiology training module with elements of gamification. In the 50 h allotted in the hackathon, we proposed an idea, connected with colleagues from five different countries, and completed an operational proof-of-concept, which was demonstrated live at the hac...
Anatomical Record (Hoboken, N.J. : 2007); Muldoon KM
Feb 2nd, 2022 - There has never been a stronger call for authenticity in health professions education than this moment in time. The health inequities laid bare by the COVID-19 syndemic (a concept that describes the clustering of SARS-CoV-2 infection and disease by political, social, and economic factors) compels health professions educators to learn how to best engage in, sustain, and deepen conversations on d...
JAMA Network Open; Thampi V, Hariprasad R et. al.
Jan 19th, 2022 - Visual screening for oral cancer has been found to be useful in a large randomized clinical trial in Kerala, India, showing substantial reduction in mortality. To address the shortage of medical personnel in resource-deficient regions, using the services of community health workers has been proposed as a strategy to fill the gap in human resources in health care. To assess the feasibility of co...
Journal of Child Neurology; Wilson JL, Kim YM et. al.
Jan 18th, 2022 - Cerebral palsy (CP) is the most common cause of childhood motor disability. However, there is limited guidance on training of child neurologists and neurodevelopmental disability specialists in the care of individuals with cerebral palsy. We sought to determine training program directors' impressions of the importance and adequacy of training in the diagnosis and management of cerebral palsy. I...
International Journal of Dental Hygiene; Coppola N, Rivieccio I et. al.
Jan 11th, 2022 - Evidence on the awareness and knowledge level of oral cancer and its associated risk factors among dental hygienists is scarce; this systematic review aimed to synthesize their available evidence of the level of knowledge, attitude and practice. PubMed and Scopus were searched for publications from any year up to January 2021. Studies about knowledge and/or attitudes and/or practices of dental ...
Journal of Clinical Psychology; Rothschild LB, Ratto AB et. al.
Jan 9th, 2022 - School-based interventions with parent-training components might improve access among lower-income families to effective help for children with neurodevelopmental disorders. This potential might be realized, however, only if parents perceive the interventions as acceptable and therefore engage with treatment. Parents (N = 124) of 3rd-5th grade students diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder or...
The Lancet. Infectious Diseases; Kirby T
Dec 27th, 2021 - Arjen Dondorp-eliminating malaria in southeast Asia.|2021|Kirby T,|epidemiology,epidemiology,prevention & control,education,history,education,
The Lancet. Infectious Diseases; Kenyon G
Dec 27th, 2021 - Jeanne Rini Poespoprodjo-fighting malaria in conflict zones.|2021|Kenyon G,|epidemiology,parasitology,prevention & control,epidemiology,history,education,history,
PloS One; Liyew EF, Chernet M et. al.
Dec 22nd, 2021 - The Geshiyaro project aims to break transmission of soil-transmitted helminths and schistosomiasis in the Wolaita Zone of Ethiopia through a combination of two interventions: behavior change communication (BCC) for increased water, sanitation and hygiene (WaSH) infrastructure use alongside preventive chemotherapy (PC) using albendazole (ALB) and praziquantel (PZQ), targeted to reach 90% treatme...
Autism Research : Official Journal of the International S... Davis PH, Elsayed H et. al.
Nov 21st, 2021 - Early intensive behavioral interventions (EIBI) for children at elevated likelihood for a later diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder (EL-ASD), are often delivered through parent-mediated models. An area of current exploration is whether changes in caregiver behaviors are a mechanism through which to improve and track child behaviors in these interventions. Toddlers and their caregivers partici...